Minocycline HCL ER Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Tooth Discoloration

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Head Pain
  • Itching
  • Low Energy
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Hives

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Arthritis
  • Discoloration Of Nail
  • Discoloration Of The Mouth
  • Discolored Saliva
  • Discolored Sputum
  • Discolored Tongue
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Fever
  • Joint Pain
  • Mouth Irritation
  • Muscle Pain
  • Painful, Red Or Swollen Tongue
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Tear Color Change
  • Thrush
  • Toxic Effect On Brain Or Spinal Cord Function

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acquired Decrease Of All Cells In The Blood
  • Acute Inflammation Of The Covering Of The Heart
  • Acute Inflammation Of The Pancreas
  • Acute Liver Failure
  • Allergic Reaction Causing Serum Sickness
  • Blockage Of Normal Bile Flow
  • Clostridium Difficile Infection
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Defective Tooth Enamel Formation
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • DRESS Syndrome
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Giant Hives
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • Hepatitis
  • High Amount Of Bilirubin In The Blood
  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Inflammation In Lungs Caused By Allergic Reaction
  • Inflammation Of The Covering Of The Heart Or Pericardium
  • Inflammation Of The Esophagus
  • Inflammation Of The Middle Tissue Heart Muscle
  • Interstitial Nephritis
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Kidney Inflammation
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Liver Inflammation Caused By Body's Own Immune Response
  • Lupus-Like Syndrome
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Seizures
  • Skin Condition Marked By Red And Painful Nodules
  • Skin Rash With Sloughing
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Thyroid Carcinoma Cancer
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Vasculitis
  • Worsening Of Asthma

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Cough
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Dizzy
  • Hair Loss
  • Hearing Loss
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Or Infection Of Vagina And Vulva
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Low Sperm Count
  • Not Feeling Well
  • Numbness
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Painful, Red Or Swollen Mouth
  • Rash
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Small And Large Intestine Inflammation
  • Sun-Sensitive Skin

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